This Thursday at 8.30pm BBC 2 . Perhaps a couple glaring omissions 1. the World Wide Web - Tim Berners-Lee? and 2. the first working full body MRI scanner- Prof John Mallard
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Can't get over the performance of this car. Does all types of driving brilliantly well. Just cruising or on the loud pedal it's just epic. Having owned my car now 7 months still very smitten with mine. Having owned quite a few different v8 performance cars and 4X4 this is by far my favourite. I...
A recent thread prompted me to ask, what's your latest, greatest app?
The first app I can remember being truly impressed by, is still the one which blows my socks off: Word Lens, which is now integrated into Google Translate, quite literally translates text in real time using your...
Not much I can say about this one yet. But come tomorrow I would of completed the biggest detail of a Mercedes Benz of my career. All im going to say is it was a E36 AMG that had done 90,000 miles. Just to give you an insight of what it looked like to start with...
The 100 Greatest Cars Of All Time... - PistonHeads Headlines
Mercedes W124 72nd
Mercedes S Class 63rd
Mercedes 300SL Gullwing 57th
Ford Mustang (first generation) 10th
AC/Shelby Cobra 9th
Mazda MX-5 (Mk1) 8th
Ferrari F40 7th
Lotus/Caterham 7 6th
Audi Quattro 5th
Jaguar E-Type 4th...
I currently use Malwarebytes, IObit Security 360 and 'Spybot Search and Destroy' to remove spyware and such nasties.
But today I learnt that my credit card has been used fraudulently. So to ensure the leak was not my laptop I want to clean it as thoroughly as practically possible.
The brake hold function.
Just found this and i would put it up there with (allegedly - but thats a whole other thread) putting a man on the moon, Stephensons Rocket, the threshing machine or any other marvel from the last millenium.
About 2 weeks ago I received a phone call from someone who knows me. He asked if I wanted a W124. Told him that things being as they are I could not afford a 6th car. He immediately said, no its for free :eek:. All I had to do was go and collect it in London. So TrapperJohn and myself took a...
White America - Eminem
Barney The Dinosaur theme
Enter Sandman - Metallica
Meow Mix advert theme
Sesame Street theme
Babylon - David Gray
Stayin' Alive- The Bee Gees
American Pie - Don McLean
Dirrty - Christina Aguilera
For some sad reason I've always loved these vehicles since I was a wee lad.
They seem to only ever be used by tree surgeons or landscape gardeners as I used to see one around Brentwood (Essex) and nowadays two in Potters Bar (Hertfordshire).
The best thing about them...
There's a review of best car movie chases on 4car. see http://www.channel4.com/4car/feature/features-2006/greatest-movie-car-chases/index.html
Not sure if it features any Mercedes in a starring role. Their role is normally getting smashed. I'm sure this due to their inherent strength being...